Settlement Structure: Claims Made
Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
WestRock CP, LLC has entered into a settlement to resolve a class action about its West Point, Virginia facility. The complaint alleged that the facility emitted wood dust, which traveled onto other properties in the area, causing a loss of enjoyment of the properties. The loss of enjoyment allegations included a need for extra cleaning, the inability to freely open windows, and difficulties enjoying yards.Docket Number:
Company: WestRock CP LLC
Filing Deadline: January 20, 2020
Class Period: December 15, 2012
Objection Deadline: January 20, 2020
Exclusion Deadline: January 20, 2020
Final Approval Hearing: March 18, 2020Proof of Purchase:
You must show proof that you owned, occupied, or rented a property within the class area.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if, at any time since December 15, 2012, you owned, occupied, or rented and occupied a property within roughly a half-mile radius from the 200 14th Street facility in West Point. For information as to the exact boundaries of the class area, see the notice at https://angeion-public.s3.amazonaws.com/www.WestPointClassAction.com/docs/Long+Form+Notice.pdfTypical Settlement Amount:
Pro rata share of the net settlement fund, estimated at $800-1000. Final amount depends on the number of valid claims submitted.
Total Settlement Amount: $700,000Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Pendley Baudin & Coffin
Whitfield Bryson & Mason
Wise & Donahue PLC
Case Name: Ashton Bell, et al. v. WestRock CP, LLC, et al.
Settlement Website: WestRock Wood Dust Nuisance Settlement Website
West Point Class
c/o Settlement Administrator
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103